Stockholm crash that killed at least 3 people was ‘act of terror,’ says Swedish PM

The rear of a truck, left, protrudes after it crashed into a department store injuring several people in central Stockholm, Sweden, Friday April 7, 2017. (Anders Wiklund , TT News Agency via AP)

The rear of a truck, left, protrudes after it crashed into a department store injuring several people in central Stockholm, Sweden, Friday April 7, 2017. (Anders Wiklund , TT News Agency via AP)

One arrest made, authorities say, hours after stolen truck drives into crowd outside department store; intelligence services say ‘there are deaths, and many injured’

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Teacher killed in attack on Swedish school; attacker shot

A crowd gathers outside, as emergency services attend the scene of a sword attack by a masked man at the Kronan school in Trollhattan, Sweden, Thursday Oct. 22, 2015. At least six people were injured, and the offender was shot by the police. (Bjorn Larsson Rosvall / TT via AP)

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Swedish company implants microchips in its staff

A Swedish company has implanted microchips in the hands of staff which allows them to use the photocopier, open security doors and even pay for their lunch - the chip is the size of a grain of rice

A Swedish company has implanted microchips in the hands of staff which allows them to use the photocopier, open security doors and even pay for their lunch – the chip is the size of a grain of rice.

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Sweden recognizes Palestinian state; Israel upset

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom talks during a news conference Thursday Oct. 30, 2014, at the government building Rosenbad, in Stockholm, after Sweden’s new government officially recognized a Palestinian state. Wallstrom said the Scandinavian country had decided on the move because the criteria of international law required for such recognition had been fulfilled.

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11 cow corpses wash ashore in Denmark, Sweden, baffling investigators

DENMARK OUT  PHOTO TAKEN WEDNESDAY, JAN 8. 2014

A carcass of a Holstein dairy cow lies on a beach in Denmark. Detectives believe the animals’ ears were sliced off to remove identification tags. Niels Hougaard/AP

Some of the cows had been shot, and others had their back legs bound with rope. The animals have all been discovered since New Year’s Day.

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Riots grip Stockholm suburbs after police shooting

Riots after police shooting

bbc.co.uk
May 22, 2013

Rioters have lit fires and stoned emergency services in the suburbs of Stockholm for the third night in a row after a man was shot dead by police.

Incidents were reported in at least nine suburbs of the Swedish capital and police made eight arrests.

On Sunday night, more than 100 cars were set alight, Swedish media report.

Police in the deprived, largely immigrant suburb of Husby shot a man dead last week after he reportedly threatened to kill them with a machete.

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